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08:54
08:54

Court of Appeal Overturns Life Imprisonment Sentence of Two Convicted of Murder 1

It was alleged that in December 2012, Rudisha was walking from work with colleagues Muzamil Ombaga, Jamal Mawa and Rasul Atiku when a man suddenly stood in front of them and fired a bullet which hit and killed Rudisha instantly. Another bullet hit Ombaga causing him serious injury on the upper part of his body while another bullet missed hitting Mawa.
23:39
23:39

Lawyer Bob Kasango Dies in Prison 1

According to the Spokesperson of Uganda Prisons Frank Baine, Kasango died on Saturday as he was being transported from Murchison Bay prison to Mulago National Referral Hospital for further treatment.
17:58
17:58

Court of Appeal Overturns Man's Conviction for Murder 1

Adiga was then convicted of murder by Justice Wilson Kwesiga and sentenced to life imprisonment on July 29th 2010. However, Adiga through his lawyer John Patrick Adar appealed against the sentence based on four grounds.
15:09
15:09

Rider in Kawempe Sustains Skull Injuries During Curfew Enforcement AIGP Edward Ochom 1 2

Joseph Sseguya, a resident of Kazo-Angola in Kawempe Division a city suburb was rushing his daughter to Kawempe hospital a few minutes to 9:00 pm on Thursday when he was intercepted by a policeman along Keti falawo Road.
11:36
11:36

Security Personnel in Napak Recover Stolen Gun

Brigadier Joseph Balukudembe the UPDF 3rd division spokesperson says that the gun was recovered on Friday after a tip-off by residents.
20:13
20:13

Kyagulanyi Rallies Families of Abduction Victims for Support NUP 4 2

“After failing to get justice in the supreme court, we decided to go to the court of the people and when we call upon you the people who have been victimized by these actions of the regime, don’t waste any time to raise and join us. Said Kyagulanyi”
18:49
18:49

Karamoja Bishop Tasks Gov't to Address Increasing Insecurity in Karamoja 1

According to Bishop Nasak much as the government is removing guns from the Karimojong, a section of the Karimojong are acquiring arms which need to be investigated.
14:17
14:17

Lira Residents Get Titled Houses for UGX 25M Lira City East 5 2

A housing block for four families has four units each with a single bed-room, self-contained with a sitting room and a kitchen, complete with a beautiful compound and back yard garden, going for 25 million shillings.
12:00
12:00

Music Moved Visually Impaired Okot from The Streets to Church 5 2

Okot’s musical journey started when he was aged 12, inspired by the experience of a street kid who had been abandoned by his family. He was born blind in a family of seven children in Pangira Parish, Lokung Sub-county then Kitgum and present-day Lamwo District.
10:38
10:38

Gov't Planning to Increase Monthly Stipend for Elders SAGE 1 2

During her monitoring visit to Katakwi District on Thursday, Kanyike said the ministry’s technical team is developing a cabinet paper to be discussed in the cabinet on how to reduce the age of beneficiaries.
15:37
15:37

Schools in Arua City to Maintain Fees Ahead of Reopening School Fees 3 4

Charles Odonga the headteacher of St. Joseph’s college Ombaci says they will not increase school fees this academic year but instead re-adjust their priorities and deal with the most important things at the moment. Ondonga says they are aware parents have been affected by COVID-19 so it will not be wise to increase fees.
12:45
12:45

Minister Consults On Proposed SAGE Age Reduction 1 2

At first 65-year-olds and above were receiving the funds monthly but effective July 1 last year, it was raised to 80 years to enable the programme roll out to the rest of the districts in Uganda. Exempted from the age raise was Karamoja region because of the Affirmative Action.
12:30
12:30

Hundreds Forced Out of Their Homes as Police, Army Hunt for Missing Police Gun in Napak 1 Top story

Grace Nachap, one of the residents says security personnel forced her into the coldness together with her child. "It was around 4 am when I was trying to open my door to come and help myself; I saw soldiers and police deployed around every house. I was ordered to get back inside my houses I got confused because I didn't know what was happening," she said.
12:13
12:13

RDC Recruits Locals In FGM Fight 1

Speaking to URN on Thursday, Adyama said they have started identifying three boys and girls for each village to provide police information on the banned practice. “These youth will help us to know the corridors where these surgeons hide and circumcise women and young girls because they are also natives of this region,” he said.
11:57
11:57

KCCA Enforcement Officers On the Spot for Extorting Money from Vendors 3

During their routine operations, the officials arrest vendors and hawkers selling merchandise on the streets of Kampala. They also confiscate vendors' and hawkers' merchandise and inturn solicit for bribes before they can return the items to the owners.
11:24
11:24

Uproar as Maracha Ambulance is Grounded Due to Lack of Fuel 4 2

Francis Govule, the Chairperson of Maracha District Social Services Committee says there is a need to prioritise fuel for lifesaving vehicles like ambulances.
09:20
09:20

City Abductions: Kiseka Mechanic Narrates 39 Day's Ordeal In Millitary Detention 2 1

In an exclusive interview, the father of three told Uganda Radio Network-URN that they were tortured while being forced to confess for participating in the November 18-19, 2020 riots triggered by the arrest of the National Unit Platform President, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu during his presidential campaign trail.
17:47
17:47

Wearing Face Masks Frustrating Learners With Hearing Impairment social distancing 4 1 Top story

Juliet Mary Tumuhairwe, the headteacher of Uganda School for the Deaf notes that wearing a facial mask is very challenging for her group of learners as they cannot fully understand or interpret what the teacher is communicating with them.
17:10
17:10

Parliament Directs Internal Affairs Minister to Release List of Abducted Ugandans 4 1

Latif Ssebaggala, the Kawempe North MP said that while addressing the country two weeks ago, President Museveni admitted that the missing Ugandans were in the hands of security agencies and that their names will be released to the public.
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